Suggested Course Sequence

BMP 4 Year Degree Plan (Effective Fall 2015)

    

Fall Semester

 

Winter Semester

 
       

FRESHMAN YEAR

     
PHY 2130/2131 or 2170/2171 5 PHY 2140/2141 or 2180/2181 5
MAT 2010: Calculus I 4 MAT 2020: Calculus II 4
    CHM 1220/1230: General Chemistry I 5
       
TOTAL 9 TOTAL 14
 

SOPHOMORE YEAR

     
PHY 3700:                                  Mathematics for Biomedical Physics 4 PHY 4700:
 Introduction to Biomedical Physics
4
PHY 3750:                                        Introduction to Computational Methods    1 BIO 1510: Basic Life Mechanisms 4
CHM 1240/1250:                                        Organic Chemistry I 5 CHM 2220/2230 or CHM 2280/2290          Organic Chem II or General Chem II 5
BIO 1500 or BIO Elective 4    
TOTAL 14 TOTAL 13
 

JUNIOR YEAR

     
PHY 5620/5621:                                  Electronics (Lecture/Lab) 5 PHY 5340/5341:                                    Optics (Lecture/Lab) 5
PHY 5750: Biological Physics 4 Science Elective 3
Biology Elective 3-4  
       
TOTAL 12-13 TOTAL 8
 

SENIOR YEAR

     
PHY 6750:                                            Applied Computational Methods 2 PHY/RAD 6710:
 Physics in Medicine
3
Science Elective 3 PHY 6780: Research Methods in  Biomedical Physics - Writing Intensive (WI) 3
    Science Elective 3
TOTAL 5 TOTAL 9

 

RED courses are Biomedical Physics requirements.

BLUE courses are Science requirements.

 

BIO Electives (may also be used as BMP Science Electives): BIO 2200, 2600, 2870, 3070, 3100, 3200, 4120 or higher.

 

BMP Science Electives (choose from courses listed below):

     CHM 2220/2230 (or CHM 2280/2290), 5400, 5420, 5600, 6340, 6620, 6640.  

     PHY 3300/3310, 5200, 5500, 6400, 6450, 6600.   

     MAT 2030, 2150, 2210, 2350, 5100, 5700.    

     CSC 1100/1101, 2000, 2110/2111.   

     MSE 5180, BME 5010, RAD 5010. 

     -Elective not on list requires prior approval.

 

See WSU Dept of Physics & Astronomy Advisor for all major and university General Education Requirements.

Make an appointment by using this link: https://wams.wayne.edu/go/LS_PHY

Dawn Niedermiller   

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

WSU Department of Physics & Astronomy

Office: 156 Physics Research Bldg

666 W. Hancock Ave, Detroit, MI  48201

dniedermiller@wayne.edu

Phone: 313-577-0180